Heads-Up on the Place to Hold a Closing Ceremony in a High School (Japanese news translation)

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Jul 20, 2018 14:35
On July 19, Tokyo Board of Education notified public high schools in Tokyo to hold a closing ceremony in a room with an air conditioner, like a classroom, instead of a gymnasium, which usually is not equipped with an air conditioner.

Many schools will hold a closing ceremony on July 20, and the person in charge of this issue at Tokyo Board of Education told the press, "It is predicted that it's going to be very hot in a gymnasium, and we need to prioritize students' health.
「体育館での終業式控えて」 酷暑続き、都教委が通知

(中略)
東京都教育委員会は19日、エアコンがない体育館では終業式を控え、空調が利く教室などで実施するよう都立高校に通知した。多くの高校が20日に終業式を予定しているが、都教委の担当者は「体育館は相当暑くなりそうなので、生徒の健康を一番に考えた」と話す。

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